Media Advisory - AFL responds to TFW program changes

Media Availability today at 2 p.m. MT

EDMONTON, June 20, 2014 /CNW/ - The Alberta Federation of Labour will respond to Minister Jason Kenney's new Temporary Foreign Worker Program rules today at 2 p.m. MT.

The new rules, which the government hopes will quell criticism of the program, are to be unveiled today at 11:30.

"We've heard some promising rumours about these changes, but as with everything, the devil is in the details," AFL President Gil McGowan.


AFL president Gil McGowan


Alberta Federation of Labour
#300, 10408-124 Street
Edmonton, AB


2 p.m.

SOURCE Alberta Federation of Labour

For further information: MEDIA CONTACT: Olav Rokne, Communications Director, Alberta Federation of Labour at 780.218.4351 (cell) or via e-mail,